Charlie's Ghost Story (1995)

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Charlie's Ghost Story (1995)
Charlie's Ghost Story (original title)

An archeologist finds remains of a famous explorer and moves them to a museum. This causes the spirit of the explorer to become restless. He wants his bones properly buried and returns as ghost to seek help from the archeologist's son.
USA
IMDb   4.6 /10
TheMovieDb    6.0 /10
RottenTomatoes
FilmAffinity  
Creators
Director Anthony Edwards
Writer Lance W. Dreesen
Writer Clint Hutchison
Writer Mark Twain
Information
Release Date1995-12-12
Runtime1h 28min
GenreAdventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Content RatingPG (PG)
Awards
Company
CountryUSA
LanguageEnglish
Charlieas Charlie
Coronadoas Coronado
Van Leeras Van Leer
Tuggleas Tuggle
Rondaas Ronda
Darrylas Darryl
Sheriffas Sheriff
Bethany Richards
Bethany Richards
Terrias Terri
Moveras Mover
Moveras Mover
Karate Girlas Karate Girl
Edwin Smith
Edwin Smith
Store Clerkas Store Clerk
Simon Clarke
Simon Clarke
Tennis Playeras Tennis Player
Candice Gaylord
Candice Gaylord
Pennyas Penny
Eric M. Breiman
Eric M. Breiman
Taxi Driveras Taxi Driver

Charlie's Ghost Story

Charlie's Ghost Story, also known as Charlie's Ghost: The Secret of Coronado, is a 1995 American adventure-comedy film directed by Anthony Edwards, at his directorial debut. Based on a story by Mark Twain, it stars Cheech Marin, Trenton Knight, Anthony Edwards and Linda Fiorentino.


Plot

An archaeologist (Anthony Edwards) finds remains of a famous explorer (Cheech Marin) and moves them to a museum. This causes the spirit of the explorer to become restless. He wants his bones properly buried and returns as a ghost to seek help from a 12-year-old boy named Charlie (Trenton Knight).


Cast

  • Cheech Marin as Coronado
  • Trenton Knight as Charlie
  • Anthony Edwards as Dave
  • Linda Fiorentino as Marta
  • Charles Rocket as Van Leer
  • Daphne Zuniga as Ronda
  • Robert Hy Gorman as Tuggle
  • Veronica Lauren as Ncki
  • J. T. Walsh as Darryl
  • Dean Cameron as Sheriff
  • Bethany Richards as Terri
  • Stephen Kearney as Mover